What were Pep’s options against Spurs?

Manchester City have struggled in certain games this season and on Saturday they came up against one of the Premier League's form teams in Tottenham. What options were available to City and what tactics were they able put into practice?

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The Sane and Sterling Solution: How Manchester City create space.

Since losing 4-0 to Everton Leroy Sane has started every game for Manchester City. This small change has made a huge difference to the way City have played this season. The addition of new speed and a more direct runs has brought a new positivity to the Manchester side. This has not been more evident than at Bournemouth on Monday night.

Leicester City Vs Manchester United: Mkhitaryan Masterclass

It's widely accepted that defending in football is based around organisation and concentration whilst attacking is dependent on creativity and individual quality. If Manchester United epitomized the concepts of good attacking this weekend then they were surely helped by Leicester complete defensive capitulation.